Grootbos Private Nature Reserve Forest Lodge
Looking out over Walker Bay, Grootbos Private Nature Reserve offers luxury accommodation amid indigenous fynbos and trees – a stunning natural location! Grootbos is unique in providing luxurious, yet environmentally sustainable, lodge accommodation within South Africa’s world-famous Cape Floral Kingdom, as well as being in a coastal area that boasts diverse aquatic life. This multi-award-winning 1 750 hectare reserve is home to more than 740 different species of plants, offers warm hospitality, excellent cuisine and fine South African wines, and is a nature lover’s paradise.
The Cape fynbos is renowned as a biodiversity hot spot for flora, and for more than a decade Grootbos has promoted its beauty, researched some of its many secrets and developed a range of projects focused on conserving this exceptional natural region. The best local ingredients are used to create the culinary triumphs at Grootbos, with meals featuring fresh seafood complemented by the fine wines of South Africa. Guests are served a delicious fusion of flavours, while whale watching and gazing over picturesque Walker Bay. Spacious luxury suites with private decks offer panoramic views over the sand dunes, hills and sea from their own decks. These tastefully furnished suites have en suite bathrooms and intimate fireplaces in private lounge areas. Central to the ethos of Grootbos is that guests discover the region’s natural wonders and directly contribute to its conservation and the upliftment of the local communities.